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Catalog Number 1979/08.0269
Object Name Microfilm
Scope & Content Capitalist, railroad magnate. Papers consist of incoming correspondence, letterpress copy books, legal and financial papers, and personal papers. Incoming correspondence (54) reels, Letterpress copy books (35 reels), legal and financial papers (23 reels), and personal papers (3 reels).
Creator Collis Potter Huntington, 1821-1900.
Title Collis Potter Huntington Papers
Collection Collis Potter Huntington Papers, 1821-1900
Accession number 1979/08.0269
Finding Aids A printed version of the microfilm index is located in the Special Collections Dept., James E. Morrow Library, Marshall University.
A PDF version of the microfilm index is located online at: Accession 1979/08.0269
People Stanford, Leland
Crocker, Charles F.
Hopkins, Mark
Gould, Jay
Huntington, Collis P.
Subjects Capitalists & financiers
Railroad companies
Related Collections at Marshall University Cerinda Evans, Collis Potter Huntington (1954) WV Coll. B H949e
David Lavender, The great persuader (1970) WV Coll B H929L
Oscar Lewis, The big four: the story of Huntington, Stanford, Hopkins and Crocker... (1938) Drinko F860 .L44
Search Terms Collis P. Huntington
Extent of Description 115 reels of microfilm
Access Conditions No restrictions on access
Archivist's Notes Accession card recorded. PastPerfect record reviewed 1/27/2011.
Year Range from 1797
Year Range to 1904
Dates of Creation 1797-1904
Dates of Accumulation 1821-1900
System of arrangement The microfilm is arranged in four series: I. Incoming Correspondence (54 reels); II. Letterpress copy books (35 reels); III. Legal and Financial Records (23 reels); IV. Personal Papers (3 reels).